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Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse Died Drug Free

By Will Godfrey

The toxicology report finds no illegal drugs, but alcohol was present. MORE  

Amy "Addicted But Not Doomed" Says Top Shrink

By Walter Armstrong

Winehouse had every risk factor for addiction, but her death was far from inevitable, argues New York Times sage. MORE  

Amy "Bought Crack and Smack Before her Death"

By Will Godfrey

A "fixer", who is being interviewed by police, claims he helped Winehouse buy drugs the night before she died. MORE  

Too-Sudden Abstinence Killed Amy, Says British Tabloid

By Will Godfrey

Winehouse family source says singer died from acute alcohol withdrawal. MORE  

Mitch Winehouse Starts Campaign for Better Rehab Access

By Ariel Nagi

Amy's father wants to highlight lack of available rehab in the UK and help other addicts. MORE  

The Quick Fix: A Real-Time Round-Up of Today's News

By Will Godfrey

Compound "Neutralizes" Cocaine, NAACP Calls for End to Drug War, and Chinese Couple Sell Kids to Feed Gaming Addiction. MORE  

Congress "Addicted Like Amy" Quips GOP Rep Billy Long

By Will Godfrey

Congressman wonders whether Washington will suffer Winehouse's fate. MORE  

My Dad: My Own Amy Winehouse

By Rachel Lindsay

The cavalier attitude displayed by people about Winehouse's death caused this writer to wonder: am I supposed to accept this as my addict dad's fate, too? MORE  

Stars Tweet Tributes to Dead Icon Winehouse

By Will Godfrey

Reactions to singer's death flood cyberspace. MORE  

Chasing Amy, North London Superstar

By Will Godfrey

Amy Winehouse may have been famous around the world, but she could often be seen living and drinking in North London where she was born. MORE  

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What We Know, and Don’t Know, About Depression and Alcoholism

The recent death of actor Robin Williams cast anew a spotlight on the complicated relationship between addiction and depression.

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Father Accused of Executing Drunk Driver Acquitted

Prosecutors were irate that David Barajas was found not guilty by the jury

8/28/14 5:30pm
Sick of Hangovers? Consider Changing Your DNA

A new study revealed that the answer to why you're hungover might be in your genes.

8/28/14 3:30pm
Weed Can Reduce Domestic Violence in Married Couples

It should come as no surprise that there are significantly fewer incidents of domestic violence among weed-smoking couples.

8/28/14 1:00pm
WHO Calls for Stronger Electronic Cigarette Regulation

The World Health Organization also wants a ban of indoor use of the product until conclusive proof that exhaled vapor is not harmful.

8/28/14 10:30am

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Helping My Wife Survive Childhood Sexual Abuse

My wife revealed to me that she had been sexually abused by her stepfather. The process of healing has been difficult, but together we are working towards her recovery.

The Rehab Review
Cliffside Malibu
 
 
 
 

The “beach-house-relaxed” Cliffside Malibu claims to provide an oasis for recovering addicts and alcoholics. And that’s just what you'll get—if you’ve got the cash.

Morningside Recovery
 
 
 
 

For a “rehab near the beach” experience that isn’t quite as costly as similar SoCal competitors, head to this Newport Beach treatment facility.

AToN Center
 
 
 
 

Whether you’re interested in the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, or holistic treatments, this luxurious, appealing and commendable 4.5 star (our system doesn't yet show the 1/2 star) San Diego rehab has a program for you. 

Reflections
 
 
 
 

This exclusive Northern California rehab is all about client choice—as well as golf outings, Buddhist field trips and keeping up with the office.

Capo By The Sea
 
 
 
 

Capo By The Sea offers an executive rehab program complete with medical detox and a focus on dual-diagnosis issues, as well as an outpatient option in an environment that exudes the kind of beach house optimism one would expect from an Orange County recovery outfit.

Journey Malibu
 
 
 
 

Want many of the luxury amenities A-listers have come to expect—including an enormous backyard with a pool and patio, an herb garden, a volleyball net and a spectacular vista of the Santa Monica mountains—with a recovery program to match?

The Ultimate Guide to Rehab
 
 
 
 
 

What you need to know when choosing an addiction treatment center.

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